The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 52 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.97% 2.50% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 9.58% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £354 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.NET Framework
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 167 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.85% 26.05% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 49
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 14 (50.00%) WCF
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 9 (32.14%) MVC
9 8 (28.57%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (21.43%) HTML5
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
13 4 (14.29%) jQuery
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (14.29%) TDD
13 4 (14.29%) XML
13 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 3 (10.71%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Moq
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Architect
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 14 (50.00%) WCF
4 12 (42.86%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 4 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.71%) ServiceStack
9 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.71%) CSS3
9 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ
10 2 (7.14%) JSON
10 2 (7.14%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) VB6
5 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Telerik
3 1 (3.57%) Nintex
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £375 per day + £375 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago